On Tue, Oct 8, 2013 at 4:14 PM, James A. Donald <jam...@echeque.com> wrote:

>  On 2013-10-08 03:14, Phillip Hallam-Baker wrote:
> Are you planning to publish your signing key or your decryption key?
>  Use of a key for one makes the other incompatible.�
> Incorrect.  One's public key is always an elliptic point, one's private
> key is always a number.
> Thus there is no reason in principle why one cannot use the same key (a
> number) for signing the messages you send, and decrypting the messages you
> receive.

 The original author was proposing to use the same key for encryption and
signature which is a rather bad idea.

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